Both utilization review physician and MTUS expressly recommended slow tapering of opioid pain medications
The WCAB, in a split panel opinion, rescinded a WCJ’s order denying the applicant’s petition for penalty under Labor Code § 5814...
A report from the California Workers’ Compensation & Risk Conference, Sept. 10-12, 2014, Dana Point, CA
By David Bryan Leonard, Esq.
Without pause, Christine Baker, Director of the California Department of Industrial Relations, took the...
Here’s the third batch of advanced postings for the June 2013 issue of Cal. Comp. Cases.
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According to the Department of Industrial Relations Director Christine Baker, “ opioid misuse is a national concern ”. As a result of this “misuse”, the Division of Workers’ Compensation recently posted proposed “ Guidelines...